AECOM Tire Repairer in Texarkana, Texas
Business Line Government
Position Title Tire Repairer
United States of America - Texas
The Tire Repairer repairs damaged tires of automobiles, buses, trucks, and other automotive vehicles, raises vehicle, using hydraulic jack, and unbolts wheel, using lug wrench, removes wheel from vehicle by hand or, when repairing giant tires of heavy equipment, by use of power hoist, locates puncture in tubeless tire by visual inspection or by immersing inflated tire in water bath and observing air bubbles emerging from puncture, and seals puncture in tubeless tire by inserting adhesive material and expanding rubber plug into puncture, using hand tools.
Job task for the Tire Repairer also includes separating tubed tire from wheel, using rubber mallet and metal bar or mechanical tire changer, removing inner tube from tire and inspects tire casing for defects, such as holes and teas, gluing boot (tire patch) over rupture in tire casing using rubber cement, inflating inner tube and immerses it in water to locate leak, buffing defective area of inner tube, using scraper, and patches tubes with adhesive rubber patch or seals rubber patch to tube, using hot vulcanizing plate. The Tire Repairer reassembles tire onto wheel, and places wheel on balancing machine to determine counterweights required to balance wheel, hammers required counterweights onto rim of wheel.
Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:
Typical warehouse environment with no unusual hazards, frequent lifting to 20-50 pounds, kneeling, standing, and walking, routinely sitting and constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, constant mental alertness, must possess planning/organizing skills, and must be able to work under deadlines.
Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.
Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.
Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.
High school diploma or equivalent; must have at least three years of experience performing tire work. Must be able to obtain and maintain a forklift operator’s license.
Passing a pre-employment drug screen and a government background check is required.
Must be able to successfully pass a National Agency Check (NAC) within 60 days of hire if required.
Must be available for any shift. Willing to work weekends and other hours as needed.
Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.
Work on this contract is performed at the Red River Army Depot. Access to the Depot requires all covered individuals to be registered with the United States Selective Service.
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What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Job Category Maintenance
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 161385BR